Public Consultations
  • Public consultation on Electrical Power - Deadline 16 December 2016 (Link)
European Commission
  • Publication of 2050 Study on the role of Trans-European gas infrastructure. The Study on the role of Trans-European gas infrastructure in the light of the 2050 decarbonisation targets has been recently published by the Commission (Study). The final report will be presented on 5 November (13:45-17:30) in Brussels, according to an invitation from the Commission circulated under the AGWG mailing list.
  • The European Parliament and the Council reached a compromise text on the proposal revising the Security of Gas Supply Regulation following their final trilogue meeting held on 26 April 2017. 
  • CEER on the 28th of January, 2020 published its latest edition of the CEER Report on Regulatory Frameworks for European Energy Networks (Link)
  • CEER on 24 July 2019 published a Report on How to Foster LNG Markets in Europe (Link)
  • CEER announced the new GDPR for EU agencies that has been published in the Official Journal on 21 November 2018 (Link)
  • CEER on 9th October 2018 published its Key Positions on the “New Deal for Consumers”, on Proposed Directive on Better Enforcement and Modernisation of EU Consumer Protection Rules. (Document)
  • CEER published on 17th October, 2018 the Status Review on Application of the Supply Standard Foreseen in the Security of Supply Regulation (Reg 994/2010 and Reg 2017/1938). The status review aims to gain insights regarding the application of the supply standard at national level, to identify current approaches and to share experiences as reported by the National Regulatory Authorities. (Document)
  • CEER welcomes the Georgian Energy Regulator (GNERC) - 30/06/17. The Georgian National Energy and Water Supply Regulatory Commission (GNERC1) has joined the Council of European Energy Regulators (CEER2). GNERC joins CEER as an Observer, with effect from 1 July 2017.
  • CEER published a Regulatory White Paper on Efficient System Operation - 16/06/17 (Link)
  • White Paper on efficient wholesale price formation - 30/05/17 (Text)
  • White Paper on facilitating flexibility of the electricity system - 23/05/17 (Text)
  • White Paper on the role of the electricity Distribution System Operator (DSO) - 16/05/17 (Text)
  • CEER report on barriers for gas storage product development  (Link)
  • Status Review on RES Support Schemes (Text)
  • 2017 Handbook for National Energy Regulators - How to assess retail market functioning - 16/2/17 (Link)
  • Report on Investment Conditions in European Countries - 24/01/17 (Text)
  • Commission’s Clean Energy proposals: Regulators call for flexible regulation and effective regulatory oversight –ACER/CEER Press Release -  23/01/17 (Text)
  • Guidelines of Good Practice on Electricity Distribution Network Tariffs - 23/01/2017 (Text)

  • The Agency has published on 20 November, 2018 a notice to third parties inviting them to send any observations they may have on the subject of the HUAT incremental capacity project proposal by 18 January 2019. (Text)
  • ACER published on 31 October 2018  an Opinion reviewing the most recently published national gas network development plans (NDPs) in view of assessing their consistency with the EU Ten-Year Network Development Plan (EU TYNDP) issued by the European Network of Transmission System Operators for gas (ENTSOG). This Opinion continues the Agency’s review carried out in 2016, and leads to recommendations for improving the consistency of future NDPs with the EU TYNDP. (Link)
  • ACER published on the 15th of December 2017 a No-action Letter to further extend the relief reporting contracts upon the request of the Agenc (Link)
  • ACER is organising a workshop in Ljubljana on 11 September on the main body of the Harmonized Allocation Rules (HAR) for long-term electricity transmission rights submitted by all TSOs in accordance with the EU Regulation establishing a Guideline on Forward Capacity Allocation. The aim of HARs is to create a level-playing field across Europe. - 31/08/17 (Link
  • ACER and ENTSOG upgraded on the functionality platform to support the implementation of gas network codes - 01/08/17 (Link) 
  • Fourth report on Contractual Congestion, a situation in which the level of firm capacity demand exceeds the technical capacity. ACER has identified congestion at 9% of the entry and exist sides of the Interconnection Points (‘IPs’) within the EU Gas Transmission Network - 31/05/17 (Text)
  • ACER's position on potential improvements to the Energy Infrastructure Package - 31/05/17 (Text)
  • White Paper on efficient wholesale price formation - 30/05/17 (Text)
  • White Paper on facilitating flexibility of the electricity system - 23/05/17 (Text)
  • ACER updated its Manual of Procedures (MoP) on data reporting - 18/05/17 (Link)
  • ACER updated its frequently asked questions on REMIT fundamental data and inside information - 18/05/17 (Link)
  • White Paper on the role of the electricity Distribution System Operator (DSO) - 16/05/17 (Text)
  • The Network Codes for the Energy Union: Joining forces on implementation - 03/05/17 (Link)
  • ACER finds ENTSOG’s plan for gas infrastructure contributes to non-discrimination and effective competition, but should improve its cost analysis -20/03/17(Text)
  • Gas Regional Initiatives Status Review Report informing on the voluntary progress made towards the regional gas markets’ integration (Text)
  • Οι καταναλωτές Φυσικού Αερίου άρχισαν να επωφελούνται από χαμηλότερες χονδρικές τιμές ενέργειας - 9/11/16 (Text)
  • Gas consumers finally start to benefit from lower wholesale energy prices - 09/11/2016 (Link)
  • Wholesale gas prices continue to fall in the EU but electricity prices end their decreasing trend in some countries - 19/09/2016 (Link)

  • Mediterranean Energy Regulators gathered in Athens for the Association’s 23rd General Assembly. On this occasion, MEDREG unveiled the first activities of its new initiative for “Support to Regulatory Reforms”, which offers tailored and personalized assistance to members on national regulatory issues - 24/05/17 (Text
  • News on the energy sector in the Mediterranean (Link)

  • ENTSOG published on the 23rd of October, 2018  the Adapted 2nd CBA Methodology for gas infrastructure projects (Press Release) (Documentation)